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CHRISTMAS DECOR in my apartment 2020

The MERMAN feels right at home…………

 

 

 

 

MY little house from McKinsey Childs

 

 

 

 

My apartment at Christmas

PEOPLE who showed up for my CHRISTMAS WAFFLES Breakfast

Pee Wee lives here year round……….jerk his cord and he talks!  Too much!!!

HARRY POTTER has a permanent spot on the sofa.

And Harry’s owl……..HEDWIG

Happy New Year.……..Florence and Alfie………..from London

The keeper of my pencils……..who LOVES pearls.

The CIRCUS………..a diarama by the Russian Artist, OLGA.

She dropped in and refused to leave……….claimed she was a “cleaning lady”……but all she does is collect DUST>

I made this paper maché angel about 20 years ago.

A portrait of Van Gogh that I painted many moons ago.

Our friend Janine gifted us this stain glass window years ago.

Hortensia hangs on my “People Tree”………making her appearance once a year.

Louie the 14th always makes an appearance……..

I had Charlie when I was a kid….and now I have him again……..from Housing Works thrift.

I love this old couple created by Robert Heinman for Tiffany’s window years ago.

Carmen Bury gavr me this necklacre last year for a Christmas present.

Beata…the Hungarian….flew in from Naples………she has obviously gone COSMIC>

Her husband John and the AFO SCHWARZ bear………


There son VICTOR created the bear for me and gave it a HEART.  Sweet!

HOUSING WORKS Thrift Store • CHRISTMAS EVENT 2017

The store on Columbus Avenue kicked off the season with a fabulous Christmas Event.


CLICK ON and see a preview

DECORATING the Christmas Tree……….

Every year ……….the kids in my building help me decorate the tree.  I put on the lights and the kids are do all the decorating.  The kids get so excited…….me too.

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Every year about a dozen ornaments get dropped on the floor………this year they broke just ONE!

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I hang one ornament on the tree………and the kids do all the rest……….2000 lights and 800 ornaments.  The kids decide….ANGEL or STAR on the top.  The ANGEL won.

 

POTTERY BARN…….. getting ready for Christmas

My problem is solved!  How to jazz up my Christmas luncheon table.

[Martha would be sooooooo envious]

Thank you POTTERY BARN.

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CHAMPAGNE BUCKET……….holds 4 bottles of BRUT beautifully.

Christmas BUBBLY with the Lovely Ilona

The famous  artist/ Broadway stage actress came to lunch on Christmas Day………..Ilona Royce-Smithkin.

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Loving her new fur………tho it was a bit tooooo big……..so she graciously gave it to Margo!  What a generous soul!

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Margo……..a talented artist……..Ilona and Erik Liberman.

http://www.erikliberman.org/bio.html

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ERIK is the real thing…….once you’ve seen him you can’t forget him [Harold Prince].

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TABLE DECOR by TLC Design.

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More of the bubbly, please!

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OMG!  She loves my prezzie!

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And a glowing pink sunset for Ilona .  It was a FAB CHRISTMAS.

BARNEYS HOLIDAY WINDOWS 2013

BARNEYS is famous worldwide for their creative Holiday Windows but this year they are BIZARRE!

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MARKET FUNK.  Get in the window with Mr. and Mrs. Santa Claus and have your picture taken.

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Mr. Claus managed to give me a hand wave.

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Mrs. Clause with her very fashionable coat of “balls”.

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This giant icicle was hanging in the window…..why?

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The centerpiece of the window was an iceberg with the manhattan skyline.

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It is called a multimedia installation……….

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a light show…………..

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Manhattan all aglow……….

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Snow storm……..

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And if you step back from this window……all you get is reflections!

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Reflect on this!

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Inside the store, Barneys repeats the iceberg……..and that is the only holiday decor for the whole store!

WHAT WERE THEY THINKING???